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Pearson's Team of Leading Experts

The Knowledge Technologies group of Pearson has a highly specialized staff of more than 40 linguists, testing experts, and software engineers who collaborate in the design and implementation of each Versant product. The Versant team focuses exclusively on the development of tests of spoken language delivered by phone and computer. In addition to full-time employees, Pearson leverages a vast network of test development and linguistic professionals to include specific domain or subject matter expertise that is relevant to a project.

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  • Research and Test Development: The Knowledge Technologies group of Pearson includes leading expertise in the fields of speech recognition and processing technology, applied linguistics, test development and psychometrics, and cognitive neuroscience. Learn more...
  • Management team: The Versant management team has experience in language learning, assessment, technology, and test development. Learn more...